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The Trump Resistance

Michael Brest

January 22, 2017

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The day after Donald Trump officially became the 45th president of the United States, hundreds of thousands of protesters took to D.C.’s streets to express their fear over many statements the real estate mogul made during the ...

AU Dems Prepare to March

Antoinette D’Addario

January 21, 2017

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While thousands gathered at Donald Trump’s inauguration, whether to cheer or protest, members of American University’s Democrats gathered in a small room in the McDowell Hall to prepare for the Women’s March on Washingt...

Faces In The Crowd

Leo Versel

January 21, 2017

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Appadurai Raman (L) and Bridgitte Y. Williams pose together on the inaugural parade route shortly before President Trump makes his way to the White House.“He’s your president!” Bridgette Y. Williams told a protester ra...

A Mother's Pride

Morgan Crabtree

January 21, 2017

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 A middle aged woman sat on an uncomfortable stool wedged between two booths inside the Old Ebbitt Grill, a historical restaurant near the White House. Trump hat in hand, Laura Hayes patiently awaits her son to march by the ...

Worth the Trip

Sara Winegardner

January 21, 2017

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Julia Haugen and Meghan Nyberg sat laughing in the shadow of the Washington Monument despite the chill in the air, eagerly awaiting the moment U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump would appear on the massive Jumbotron. “So ...

Opinion ||: Autism Has Spoken — It’s Time for Alpha Xi Delta to Listen

Noah Leibowitz

May 3, 2016

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On April 4, American University’s Alpha Xi Delta chapter presented an Autism Awareness Panel, intended to inform attendees about the realities of autism and encourage them to support Autism Speaks, the world’s leading...